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Jetstar Flights Postponed

Jetstar has announced that they will delay the inaugural flights from Melbourne to Busselton which were due to commence March 25. It is not sustainable for Jetstar to launch a new flight route at this time. Jetstar will review the scheduled start date in May 2020 and we will keep you up…
Jenny Lee
March 19, 2020
Airport

Airport Opportunity: Product Tastings and Testings

As part of the activity underway to offer passengers a warm welcome to the region at the airport, the City of Busselton and MRBTA are exploring opportunities for producers to offer product samples in the arrivals hall. How would this Work? Participating businesses would be stationed in the arrivals hall…
Jenny Lee
February 11, 2020
Airport

Visitor Information: Regional Map Graphic

Many new visitors to the region do not understand its size or where the towns of the region are located. In order to help visitors plan their movement through the region, MRBTA has created a regional map graphic which members are welcome to use in their channels. Please take full…
Jenny Lee
January 20, 2020
Airport

Jetstar Opportunity: Appear on margaretriver.com campaign landing page

Supported by Tourism WA and Australia's South West, MRBTA invites members to participate in a Jetstar digital post-booking marketing campaign taking place during March 2020. Campaign Description The campaign will run throughout March 2020 and will consist of a Jetstar inflight magazine insert on the Margaret River region and Australia's…
Jenny Lee
January 8, 2020
Airport

Airline Update: 15 Weeks to Go

The region's airline ready preparations will continue right up until Christmas, with 20 member businesses so far opting for one-to-one sessions with MRBTA Major Projects Consultant Pip Close. If your business would like one-to-one assistance with preparing to attract and welcome Jetstar passengers, please contact Pip Close via pip.close@margaretriver.com. Plan…
Jenny Lee
December 12, 2019
Airport

Melbourne-Busselton Flights: How Does Marketing Work?

Since Jetstar announced the Melbourne-Busselton direct air service in October we have spoken to over 200 members of MRBTA and ASW, and there is a common theme emerging from these conversations: Operators want to know how the route marketing is working; what's being done to market the route, and how…
Jenny Lee
December 9, 2019
Airport

Preparing to Welcome Flights to Busselton: Industry Toolkit Now Available

Many thanks to all businesses who took the time to attend one of the 'Airline Ready' workshops with Pip Close over the last two weeks. The programme has so far been attended by over 200 representatives of MRBTA and ASW member businesses. Presentations from the training workshops  are now available online as part of an industry toolkit…
Jenny Lee
November 29, 2019